Man threatens Peacehaven supermarket staff with a gun this evening

A man threatened staff in a Peacehaven supermarket with a gun this evening (Sunday 4 December). Sussex Police said: “At around 8.40pm police were called to Sainsbury’s supermarket in South Coast Road, Peacehaven, where a suspected shoplifter pulled out a handgun and threatened...
Posted On 04 Dec 2016 at 10:58 pm

Police ask public to help find crook who robbed disabled Brighton man so they can return him to prison

Sussex Police has issued a plea to the public to help find a man who robbed a disabled man in his own home so that they can return him to prison. Officers are trying to find Lee Paterson, 39, a former hairdresser, who used to live in Locks Hill, Portslade, and Denmark Vilas,...
Posted On 04 Dec 2016 at 7:52 pm

Brighton mother sues police for forcibly stripping her naked after she turned to them for help

A Brighton mother is suing Sussex Police for putting her in manacles and forcibly stripping her naked after she had made a 999 call for help. The 33-year-old woman, who was suffering from post-natal depression and feeling suicidal, repeatedly begged officers to stop. The ordeal...
Posted On 04 Dec 2016 at 5:31 pm